U.S. adding to its missile defense system by buying ‘iron dome’


The U.S. Army is taking a step in the right direction when it comes to shooting down a cruise missile by purchasing the proven American-Israeli Iron Dome system. A joint development between America’s Raytheon and Israel’s Rafael, the missile... Read more

Race to the finish: U.S. in dead heat with China as both develop cloud-computing network


As the Pentagon prepares for a joint cloud-computing network with either Amazon or Microsoft,... Read more

Congress set to approve Space Force next month, hold up centers around name


The long-awaited U.S. Space Force may soon have Congressional approval, making it the newest... Read more

Navy switching out touchscreen for manual controls for destroyers after USS John McCain collision


The U.S. Navy is knocking certain technologies down a peg in their fleet of... Read more

Test successful: F-35 Lightning II sends live target data to Missile Defense system


The F-35 Lightning II has completed a monumental milestone during a recent Orange Flag... Read more
40-year-old A-10 Thunderbolts get new wings as Air Force continues to look for a permanent replacement
Maintainers have installed new wings to the venerable A-10 Thunderbolt, effectively breathing new life into a platform that is...
President Trump wants to buy Greenland for its resources & military position

President Trump wants to buy Greenland for its resources & military position

dpa U.S. President Donald Trump has repeatedly expressed interest in buying the entire island of Greenland “with varying degrees...

Security expert: U.S. will move more soldiers to South Pacific to counter Chinese activity

Security expert: U.S. will move more soldiers to South Pacific to counter Chinese activity

Seth Robson Stars and Stripes Concerns about Chinese efforts to build influence in the South Pacific will likely spur...

U.S. adding to its missile defense system by buying ‘iron dome’

U.S. adding to its missile defense system by buying ‘iron dome’

The U.S. Army is taking a step in the right direction when it comes to shooting down a cruise...

Race to the finish: U.S. in dead heat with China as both develop cloud-computing network

Race to the finish: U.S. in dead heat with China as both develop cloud-computing network

As the Pentagon prepares for a joint cloud-computing network with either Amazon or Microsoft, the DoD is vigilantly watching...

U.K. releases seized Iranian tanker despite U.S. demands not to

U.K. releases seized Iranian tanker despite U.S. demands not to

An Iranian oil tanker seized by British Royal Marines off the coast of Gibraltar in July has been released,...

Florida official: “Bad things can happen” during 2020 election if U.S. doesn’t do more

Florida official: “Bad things can happen” during 2020 election if U.S. doesn’t do more

Anthony Man Sun Sentinel Broward Supervisor of Elections Peter Antonacci said Wednesday that a determined effort to hack elections...

Most C-130 Hercules back in the air after they were grounded for inspections

Most C-130 Hercules back in the air after they were grounded for inspections

Corey Dickstein Stars and Stripes The Air Force has resumed flights of almost three-quarters of the transport planes that...

Military officials warn Congress that Russia & China could soon take over as the dominate powers in Africa

Military officials warn Congress that Russia & China could soon take over as the dominate powers in Africa

As China and Russia increase their respective influences in Africa, the United States is watching with a keen eye-...

China blocks two U.S. Navy ships from docking in Hong Kong, blames U.S. for protests

China blocks two U.S. Navy ships from docking in Hong Kong, blames U.S. for protests

dpa, Hamburg, Germany The Chinese government has denied requests for two US Navy ships to visit Hong Kong, a...

Congress set to approve Space Force next month, hold up centers around name

Congress set to approve Space Force next month, hold up centers around name

The long-awaited U.S. Space Force may soon have Congressional approval, making it the newest military branch to be created...

Radiation level at Russian nuclear test site 16 times higher than normal after blast

Radiation level at Russian nuclear test site 16 times higher than normal after blast

dpa, Hamburg, Germany The Russian government said Tuesday that radiation levels around the site of a deadly nuclear accident...

A first in Afghanistan: Infantry uses mini drones during patrol

A first in Afghanistan: Infantry uses mini drones during patrol

Phillip Walter Wellman Stars and Stripes Members of the first Army infantry brigade to be issued pocket-sized drones are...

Navy switching out touchscreen for manual controls for destroyers after USS John McCain collision

Navy switching out touchscreen for manual controls for destroyers after USS John McCain collision

The U.S. Navy is knocking certain technologies down a peg in their fleet of warships, following a deadly collision...

North Korea launches another missile as President Trump promises more talks

North Korea launches another missile as President Trump promises more talks

By Kim Gamel Stars and Stripes North Korea showed off another missile on Sunday, hours after President Donald Trump...

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